Jai Lava Kusa is a Telugu Movie written and directed by K. S. Ravindra. The Film Starring Jr. NTR, Raashi Khanna and Niveda Thomas in the lead roles. This Movie also marks the Telugu debut of Hindi movie and television actor Ronit Roy, who will play the film’s villain. The movie is produced by Jr. NTR’s brother Nandamuri Kalyan Ram under his own banner N. T. R. Arts. The Songs are composed by Devi Sri Prasad. Chota K. Naidu is handling the cinematography.
Jai Lava Kusa (2017) Movie Cast & Crew
Director: K. S. Ravindra
Producer: Nandamuri Kalyan Ram
Story: K. S. Ravindra, Kona Venkat, K. Chakravarthy
Starring: N. T. Rama Rao Jr., Raashi Khanna, Nivetha Thomas, Ronit Roy, Priyadarshi Pullikonda
Music Director: Devi Sri Prasad
Cinematographer: Chota K. Naidu
Editor: Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao, Thammi Raju
Production Banner: N. T. R. Arts
Distributors: Sri Venkateswara Creations(Nizam)
Release Date: 21 September 2017
Jai Lava Kusa Movie
After K. S. Ravindra was signed to direct NTR, the team announced that C. K. Muraleedharan of 3 Idiots and PK fame was roped into work for the movie. Raashi Khanna was signed to play the lead actress opposite Jr. NTR and a source revealed that she would portray a strong role in the movie. A few days later, the production house announced that the Hollywood prosthetics and Legacy Effects expert Vance Hartwell who earlier worked in movies like Lord of the Rings trilogy, Enthiran, Iron Man, Shutter Island etc. was signed to take care of NTR’s look in the movie. It was said that Jr. NTR would play three characters in the film, and Hartwell had been roped into especially take care of his look for one role and was flown down from Los Angeles to take the measurement for a facial mask. Devi Sri Prasad was roped in to score the music.